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Festool 561287 Kapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw

Model#: FESN561287
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Capacity in a compact design. Kapex.
The Kapex is the most advanced sliding compound miter saw on the market today. In the hands of a carpenter, the Kapex makes cuts that rival the finest trim work out there. Engineered to be lightweight and compact, the KS 120 is the perfect saw for the workshop or the jobsite. Effective dust extraction, precise cuts, easy adjustments, and quality components are some of the features that should make the KS 120 the number one choice for professional tradesman.
Features:
  • Ergonomically designed carrying positions and lightweight 47 lbs. design with locking head provide maximum safety and portability
  • Counter spring balanced bevel adjustment system keeps head in position at any angle even when not locked in place
  • Compact magnesium alloy base offers extreme durability and saves space in the workshop
  • Bevel lock knob controls positive detents and locks bevel angle with three settings: positive detents at 0 and -45 degrees, free movement from -45 to 45 degrees, and free movement up to 47 degrees
  • Special cutting position that provides greater cutting capacity by utilizing the back portion of the blade more effectively
  • Rail forward design with robust 30mm rails prevents head play to ensure smooth, accurate cuts every time
  • Integrated dust ports and dust hood offer enhanced debris removal for cleaner results
  • Dual lasers help users easily align cuts from the left or right side of the blade by clearly defining material that needs removal during cut
  • MMC electronics provide constant blade speed while under load of maximum cutting efficiency
Includes:
  • Kapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw - 561287
  • MiterFast Angle Transfer Device
  • Work Piece Clamp
  • 10 in. (260mm) 60T HW Saw Blade
  • Wrench
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Specifications

Series: Kapex
Weight: 47 lbs.
Amperage: 13
Arbor Size: 1/8 in.
Bevel: Dual
Blade Diameter: 10-1/4 in.
Cord: Double Insulated
Crown Molding Diagonal Cut: 6-5/8 in. (168mm)
Cutting Depth at 45/45: 8.46 in. x 2.16 in. (215 x 55mm)
Cutting Depth at 45/45 (Right): 8.46 in. x 1.37 in. (215 x 35mm)
Cutting Depth at 45/90: 8.46 in. x 3.46 in. (215 x 88mm)
Cutting Depth at 90/90: 12 in. x 3-1/2 in. (305 x 88mm)
Dust Connector Diameter: 27/36mm
Handle: Vertical
Laser Guide: Yes
Light: No
Max. Bevel Angle Left: 47 Degrees
Max. Bevel Angle Right: 47 Degrees
Max. Miter Angle Left: 50 Degrees
Max. Miter Angle Right: 60 Degrees
Positive Miter Detents: 10
RPM: 1,400 - 3,400
Shipping Weight: 60.96 lbs.
Slide: Dual Rail
Special Cutting Depth at 45/90 (Right): 3/4 in. x 4-23/32 in. (20 x 120mm)
Voltage: 120V

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FestoolKapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw
 
4.4

(based on 18 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good design (16)
  • Easy to use (14)
  • Good power output (14)
  • Great blade (13)
  • Safe (11)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • In the field (13)
    • In the workshop (12)
    • Home improvement (9)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Professional (12), Avid do-it-yourselfer (4)

    Reviewed by 18 customers

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    5.0

    If GOD wanted a Miter saw!

    By Park Avenue

    from Fall River, Mass

    About Me Professional

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Good Design
    • Great Blade
    • Powerful
    • Safe

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home Improvement
      • In The Field
      • In The Workshop

      Comments about Kapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw:

      If God wanted a sliding saw he would pick this. I have used every saw out there and nothing comes close to this. Dont worry about making a mistake cutting a board to short. Add some glue, clamp it together, wait for it to dry, Sand it out and play tricks on your friends to ask them to find the seam! They never will. Also the dust control is Awesome. Cant ask for anything better!

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Cutting crown mold

      By jerjasz

      from Castaic Ca.

      About Me Professional

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Design
      • Powerful

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • In The Field

        Comments about Kapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw:

        I have to comment on Haroldgold's statement that he could not cut 7 3/4" crown mold with this saw. He needs to learn how to use his miter saw. You cut crown mold laying flat on the table and set your miter and bevel cuts as to the degree of crown mold angle used. Crown comes either a 45 degree or 38 degree angle to the wall.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        One of the best out there

        By Petko

        from nantucket,MA

        About Me Professional

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Good Design
        • Powerful
        • Safe

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home Improvement
          • In The Field
          • In The Workshop

          Comments about Kapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw:

          Well let's start with my cons for that saw.It'll probably sound strange but for me the blade is the biggest concern.I tried the 60t and the 80t(which cost 128$)and both are splitting the wood in the back of the cut.An old freud blade gives me better cut(splinterwise)then the festool one.I know that I can prevent that by putting auxiliary fence but I don't want to do that everytime I'm cutting piece of wood that doesn't need to be perfect.The other side of the coin is that it's hard to find other, then the festool blades, that fits Kapex.
          Now the good stuff....
          The laser is very good feature and my favorite is the the fine adjustable bevel
          It definitely has a lot of potential, but don't expect from it to be a space ship:) it is a miter saw

          (5 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          Not so versital

          By JeffnWM

          from maryland

          Verified Reviewer

          Comments about Kapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw:

          Doesn't cut common base board hieghts against the fences. Definately NOT a production trim saw.

          (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          KAPEX KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter S

          By Alcolanche

          from Omaha

          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Design

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • In The Workshop

            Comments about Kapex KS 120 EB Sliding Compound Miter Saw:

            Terrific saw, albeit a bit pricey. It arrived in a pretty beat up box that looked like it had been in a battle.

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